The Marion Burton School

Tel: (480)945-3302
Grades: 6 - 12 | 17 students
The Marion Burton School is located on the facility of The New Foundation and offers educational services to students ages eleven through eighteen.
These services are extended to students residing in the residential treatment center (RTC), the therapeutic group home (THG) and day students.
The school operates on a year-round schedule consisting of five quarters.
High school students earn credit for each completed course per session.
Basic academic courses are offered for both elementary, middle and high school students as well as the opportunity to participate in physical education and art.
The school's responsibility is to provide learning experiences that empower young people allowing them to make informed and responsible decisions so they can successfully reintegrate into the community or the least restrictive environment for the student.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported LD, SLD, ED

Student Body

Total Students 17 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 76%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade The Marion Burton School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 10 students
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Howard S Gray Education Program (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Maria Goretti Preschool (2.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Maria Goretti Preschool (2.5 miles away)
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